PHP Zend Framework Developer & Mentor

PHP Zend Framework Developer & Mentor


Job Description

Before reading further you must understand I need someone that is strong in PHP and Zend Framework. The preferred candidate would be based in Canada or USA do to time zones. In addition this position will be for the most part be a few hours in the evenings and weekends.

Would love to find a person who is a jack of all trades and is a really passionate about their coding projects. Brownie points goes out to those that want to change the world and think outside the box with creativity and innovation.

I am looking to hire someone who can mentor me, teach me more advanced knowledge of OOP, MVC, and the Zendframework. I need someone that knows the proper structure of a scalable applications. Someone to guide me and walk me through side by side on certain tasks and the best approaches to do so. I will typlically give you cool projects to work beside me on while I work on my developments. But need someone hands on, that loves sharing their knowledge, wants to help build something cool.

Looking for the right person that wants to help me further in my development while building up their portfolio and experience at the same time. We would be working on a beta site ideally but also work on a live functioning "professional" social network that I run which was launched a year and a wee bit ago.

I have learned a intermediate level of understanding for HTML, CSS, jQuery, Javascript and PHP. I need to take my skills higher my friends.

Here are the skills I am looking for;

Zend Framework

Types of things we would be building;

landing page/login
signup process
Activity wall's
Internal site email system
Api's for various popular social networks
Various Types of Profiles
chat system
and tons of different cool sections and features.we can chat more about later.

Additional Brownie Points;

Twitter Bootstrap
Responsive Design
Mobile Development
Social Networking
North American Timezone

This will be a long term gig as I will also need someone to develop along side me on various projects. Keep in mind for this position it will be strictly for a mentorship working evenings and weekends but things can change to something more in the future for full time freelance work.

Skills: mobile-application-development